The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Six Sigma skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Six Sigma
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 40 41
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.37% 0.34% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.41% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

Six Sigma is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 235 243 306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 86.72% 83.22% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 620 825
Median daily rate £400 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -0.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £274 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £569 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 29
Median hourly rate £11.93 £21.36 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.13% +1.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.60 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Six Sigma as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma in East Sussex

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Six Sigma in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma

Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Process Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCA